Getting a new pet? These are the most affectionate dog breeds

You want to adopt a puppy but you are not sure which breed to choose? Check out these very cuddly breeds of dogs!

Owning a dog is a real commitment, just like any animal. If you want a sociable and very affectionate dog, there are certain breeds that have excellent temperaments.

The Golden Retriever

The Golden Retriever is a dog with a good temper. Playful, cuddly and patient, it is the perfect companion for a daily life full of tenderness.


Many people own a Yorkshire, and for good reason: this very sensitive little furball loves to be cuddled. Be careful, however, with its capricious side.

The Pug

The Pug is an adorable little dog that is very cuddly and faithful. A pug will be happy to accompany you on your shopping trips! It is also a very calm dog that loves to have its belly scratched.

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The German Shepherd

Despite its robust and sometimes impressive size, the German Shepherd is a dog whose loyalty is unfailing. Obedient,easy to train and patient, it will give you as much love back as it receives.

The Dachshund

The Dachshund is a dog with a very strong temper, but if it is well trained, it will be a very faithful four-legged companion and will follow you wherever you go. When it is not at your side for a long walk, it will be delighted to sleep on its back in the warmth of your sofa.

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Thinking of getting a dog? Here are four of the best breeds for new dog owners Thinking of getting a dog? Here are four of the best breeds for new dog owners